Ford Mustang Forums banner

starting

  1. General Mustang Tech
    My 302 powered Fox has a QFT carb and will start up just fine after 2-3 throttle pumps like always but then dies shortly after(2-3 seconds). It is fuel supply related as the carb will run longer or shorter depending on the number of pumps I give before starting. This is the only carburetor...
  2. General Mustang Tech
    I have a 1985 mustang, 5 speed, 5.0L carbed. I was having timing issues parked it and the next day went out & tried to start it and just got one click from the solenoid. I tapped on the solenoid and and tried to start it and a snap occured on the negative of the battery. Before the snap at...
  3. 5.0/5.8 Engine Tech
    so another problem with the mustang its running really really rich where it makes your eyes burn and the only way to start it is to give it alot of throttle after 5 seconds or cranking it also has a high idle. the first startup its fine then if you turn it off and try to start it it will be...
  4. General Mustang Tech
    Here's the deal......the car will start fine at first, idle fine, drive it for 10 minutes or so until it's warm, park, turn off engine, THEN......when I try to restart it, it REALLY struggles, sometimes it won't even completely turn over. It sounds as though the battery is dead, but I know...
Top